Talented music composer Johnny Bennett (William Marshall) and painter
Steve Adams (James Ellison) arrive together at Lulu Varden’s (Irene Rich)
boarding house in Greenwich Village, where they meet the charming Patricia
O’Neil (Jane Frazee) . Providentially, they are invited to a party where
Dillingworth, an influential composer, agrees to look at Johnny’s new
composition. Could this be the break that Johnny had been waiting for all his
Running Time: 94 Minutes
"Director Alan Dwan is at his best in this vintage romantic musical, which
won him many accolades. Dwan’s portrayal of a struggling young musician on the
lookout for a much-needed break is realistic and touching, with many an
insightful scene depicting the inner struggles of artists who dream of making it
big. The lively musical score by Jimmy McHugh, along with many spirited vocals,
adds a lot of fizz to the narrative while the choreography is simply enchanting.
Jane Frazee’s depiction of an innocent;naïve girl who inadvertently makes it big
is especially laudable. A sprinkling of humorous scenes and some lively romantic
banter make for delightful and engrossing entertainment. Experience outstanding
musical drama in this timeless feature film, brought to you on DVD by A2ZCDS,
which is at once thrilling, heartrending and entertaining!"
"Calendar Girl has a wonderfully constructed story, and I found it immensely
entertaining. It has all the trimmings of musicals at their very best. I really
loved the idyllic Broadway feel of this exuberant movie. This beautiful vintage
movie overflows with life."
Hillary Gilligan freelance artist
"Amazing, how much of authentic show-business
culture is packed into this delightful film. Greenwich Village before it went
beatnik seedy... Jane Frazee is pure magic. ‘Calendar Girl’ would have lost a
lot of its charm in Technicolor. This classic movie is a true historic jewel..."
Franco Moravia (Manhattan, NEW YORK)
CAST & CREW:
Victor McLaglen - Matthew O'Neil
Irene Rich - Lulu Varden
- Steve Adams
Janet Martin - Tessie
Franklin Pangborn -
Gus Schilling - Ed Gaskin
Charles Arnt - Capt.
Lou Nova - Clancy
Emory Parnell - The Mayor
Victor Potel -
Cy Feuer -
Jimmy McHugh -
Richard Sale - Writing Credits
Lanning - Cinematography
Fred Allen - Editor
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